11 December 2020
We are recruiting for new Ambassadors! Anthony Wheeler reflects on his year with us.
We are recruiting Ambassadors from the North East - find out more and apply today!
In this series we're sharing experiences, tips and ideas about trusteeship from our members here in the Young Trustee Movement Digital Hub. This week we’re excited to introduce Tamanna.
Tina became a Charity Trustee for the North Herts and Stevenage CVS at the age of 18 whilst studying for her A Levels. She is currently the lead board member for the #TeamHerts Volunteering Project. Read more about her trustee journey.
Hearing the stories and learning from the experiences of young people is one of the most powerful tools we have to make change. However, we often hear stories that would expose those young people to undue risk of reprisal. So today we are sharing such a story anonymously. I interviewed a young person who works for an organisation and feels their trustee board is holding the potential of their charity back. Outside of their day job they also serve as a Young Trustee on other boards.
Inclusion is not simply existing in a space, it is thriving and belonging. Our day 3 theme for #TrusteesWeek2020 is therefore to highlight the voices that are at the sharp end of exclusion on boards. We teamed up with Oxford Hubs to bring this blog.
Young people are at the heart of our movement. Ambassadors act as spokes people for the movement, they take a leading role in creating the strategy and help to facilitate other young people to be involved.
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